The Mint Newsletter - issue 88

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http://www.linuxmint.com – * News about Mint Linux Mint 7 “Gloria” KDE RC1 released! How to upgrade Mint 6 Felicia x64 to Mint 7 Gloria x64 Monthly Stats - June 2009 Mint is really doing well We have done some small improvements on the website We have done some improvements in how donations are handled mintCast episode 17 mintCast episode 18 * News about Linux New Linux patch could circumvent Microsoft’s FAT patents Google OS Could Put Squeeze on Other Flavors of Linux The latest news about the kernel is always found here * News about Open Source Why free software shouldn’t depend on Mono or C# by Richard M. Stallman * News about IT HTML 5 drops open source video codec Apple’s Steve Jobs back at work Pirate Bay sold for $8 million Google peels ‘beta’ label off Gmail, other Google Apps China’s Internet backdown lauded by firms, activists Cyber attacks against the US and South Korea - North Korean origin? Security delayed or security denied? A very serious IE bug known a year Allegation: the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation - if you want help from us, use Microsoft products * Hardware news Dell’s Online Price Error Troubles Worsen in Taiwan * Other news * Comic of the week Credit goes to xkcd The bug * More about Linux Mint How to donate Home page Blog The planet Wiki Forum Twitter Mintcast * Editors comment As always - if you find something I’ve missed in the newsletter please tell me - you can post a comment. Enjoy life Husse (Distributions)